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Environmental Issues: Books

This guide is designed to aid students in finding resources available to them in the Library and Learning Commons.

Browsing the Collection

Most of the library's resources are shelved according to the Library of Congress classification system. This system arranges items on the shelf by subject.

Some call numbers of interest are: 

G- Geography, Anthropology, Recreation
 GE - Environmental Sciences
 GF - Human ecology.
 GN - Anthropolgy
Q- Science (General)
 QC - Physics 
 QH- Natural history - Biology
 QK- Botany
T- Technology (General)
 TD- Environmental technology.
       Sanitary engineering
 TK- Electrical engineering.
       Nuclear engineering
TN- Mining engineering.
TP- Chemical technology

Online Resources

Circulating Collection

The catalogue provides access to the books, journals, government documents, videos and DVD's in the library's collections.

Some relevant subject headings to use when searching the catalogue include: Climate change, conservation, energy, environmental degradation, genetic engineering, global warming, health, farming, nuclear issues, pollution, resource depletion, sustainability, toxins, and waste.

Some books relevant to this field of study include:

Subject Guide

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